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Object Number: MS5133
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Syria
Period: Roman Period
Date Made: 200-299 AD
Early Date: 200
Late Date: 299
Height: 15.8cm
Depth: 8.2cm
Outside Diameter:6.9cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Fr. Vester and Company, American Colony Store, Jerusalem, 1913
Other NumberGL10 (ancient glass project) - Other Number
ISINGS#122, #124 - Other Number


Intact except for broken rim. Button base, reversed pyriform body, funnel neck, trefoil mouth, everted rim, rolled outward. Handle threaded attached at shoulder and under rim, folded in, up and over. Handle: blue glass, trailed thread at lower neck and under rim. Glass thin, amber at core, blown.


[Book] Fleming, Stuart J. 1999. Roman Glass (II): Reflections on Cultural Change. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 116, pl. E.116View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Isings, C. 1957. Roman Glass. : Page/Fig./Plate: #132, 124View Objects cited in this Publication

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